When I was first elected in 2010, the main challenge we faced was getting the economy back under control. Following the biggest recession since the Great Depression of the 1930s unemployment was shooting up.
Next week is National Organ Donor Week. I want encourage as many people to talk about Organ Donations with their family and friends. Organ Donation Week is a great opportunity for donor families, transplant patients, the wider NHS and organisations to reinforce the importance of organ donation.
The Prime Minister has asked the Queen to prorogue Parliament, marking the long-overdue end of this session of parliament. It’s an interesting fact that this sitting has been the longest since the “Long Parliament” of the English Civil War.
Heavy rains have caused unprecedented levels of water to drain off the McDermott building site on the Lower Rough, Colne. Residents have written to Pendle Borough Council voicing their worries about excessive run-off and flooding. This is the latest issue in a catalogue of problems to beset the
In response to Rolls-Royces Half Year results, published on 6th August, which showed improved performance, I am urging Rolls-Roye to not forget about workers at the two Rolls-Royce sites in Barnoldswick.
I want to encourage good causes in Pendle to apply for a share of funding pot worth over £3 million which has been raised by players of People's Postcode Lottery to support projects helping local people.
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